About Trauma (Steps to Peace)

Trauma and family violence is involved in many of ProKids cases. In addition to your CASA Manager, you can consult with Kathy King, the program manager for Steps to Peace.

Steps to Peace provides behavior observation checklists which can help you determine whether intervention is needed on your case.

What we know about domestic violence and children

How Steps to Peace makes a difference

Through Steps to Peace, ProKids CASA Volunteers have support to recognize the signs of domestic violence and advocate accordingly.

Steps to Peace was awarded the 2008 Ohio Attorney General Promising Practice Award, which recognizes the outstanding services of an Ohio organization that empowers victims of crime.

You can also learn more below.

National Statistics

What is Toxic Stress?